Destination guide

Arty Montreal will entice you

Take a holiday to Montreal and enjoy the area's architecture, museums and art galleries. Well known for its cathedral, live music and theatres, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Local cultural sights include Biosphere and Montreal Biodome. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Montreal

Are you looking for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Montreal a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Ronde Six Flags (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Marche Des Eclusiers (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Arena McConnell (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Aquatic Complex (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Pi-o Centre d'Amusement (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Meadowbrook Golf Club (6 mi / 9.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Montreal

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Montreal is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Royal Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Montreal Botanical Garden (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Sun-Yat-Sen Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Champ de Mars (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Jeanne-Mance Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Parc de Portugal (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Montreal

Fly into Montreal, QC (YHU-St. Hubert), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Montreal, QC (YUL-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Intl.), which is 9.3 mi (15 km) away.

If you're travelling by train, Montreal Central Station, Montreal Lucien-L'Allier Station and Montreal Vendome Station are the main stations in the city. It's easy to get around Montreal by catching a ride on the metro at Square Victoria Station, McGill Station or Bonaventure Station.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Montreal?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,822 holiday rentals around Montreal. From 1,400 flats & apartments to 250 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Montreal is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Montreal?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Montreal. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Côte-Des-Neiges—Notre-Dame-De-Grâce: 184 holiday rentals
  • Downtown: 1,633 holiday rentals
  • Plateau Mont-Royal: 1,199 holiday rentals
  • Old Montreal: 565 holiday rentals
  • Griffintown: 1,594 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Montreal! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Montreal?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Montreal with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Longueuil: 2,084 holiday homes
  • Westmount: 2,336 holiday homes
  • Brossard: 2,299 holiday homes
  • Pointe-Claire: 373 holiday homes
  • Saint-Sauveur: 390 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Montreal?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Montreal are:

  • St Hubert Airport (YHU): 2,370 holiday houses
  • Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL): 2,415 holiday houses
  • Montreal International Mirabel Airport (YMX): 263 holiday houses

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Montreal?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Montreal. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St. James United Church: 2,409 holiday rentals
  • Habitat 67: 2,390 holiday rentals
  • Concordia University Loyola Campus: 2,417 holiday rentals
  • Cap-Saint-Jacques Nature Park: 2,232 holiday rentals
  • Place du Canada: 2,400 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Montreal listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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